Daily News from Poets & Writers

PEN American Center’s Sony Protest, Chaucer on Twitter, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.23.14

Kenneth Goldsmith’s course on time wasting; e-readers found to disrupt sleep; Booktrack app hits one million users; and other news.

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Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes’s Courtship, Writers on Writing, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.22.14

Celebrity memoir sales slow; the best of “best-of” lists; Merriam-Webster’s word of the year; and other news.

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Literacy Charities, World’s Greatest Storytellers, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.19.14

Painters and poets of the New York School; the year of the essay; active reading; and other news.

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Expensive Book Bids, a Push for Libraries to Emulate Coffee Shops, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.18.14

Joseph Brodsky’s commencement speech; chapbooks over greeting cards; beyond the Bechdel Test; and other news.

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The Prince of Poets, Handwriting Advocacy, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.17.14

Too many hyphens; responding to critics; the year’s best sentences; and other news.

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Jane Austen’s Birthday, the Man Who Saved Waterstones, and More

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Online Only, posted 12.16.14

“Blinkist” app releases audio version; standout poetry books of 2014; Judy Blume’s adult novel; and other news.

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